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My footballfacts interesting goal facts


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My Football Facts & Stats compilation of interesting goal facts. See who scored the most goals in FIFA 2010, what team conceded 100 goals in a single season and how many players scored 5 goals in a single match.

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My footballfacts interesting goal facts

  1. 1. Compiled by www.MyFootballFacts.comContact: Webmaster@myfootballfacts.comMarch, 2013
  2. 2. Most Goals for England in 2012In 2012 the following players scored the most goals for England:• Danny Welbeck scored 5 goals• Wayne Rooney scored 4 goals• Frank Lampard scored 3 goalsEnglands Goals by Club Affiliation from 1872 to 2013
  3. 3. Highest South American FIFA 2014 Qualification GoalscorersThe three players who lead the FIFA 2014 World Cup South American QualificationGoalscorers Table after Matchday 12:1. Gonzalo Higuaín from Argentina scored 9 goals in 832 minutes played2. Luis Suarez from Uruguay scored 8 goals in 886 minutes played3. Lionel Messi from Argentina scored 8 goals in 900 minutes played FIFA World Cup Brazil 2014 Qualification Competition South America
  4. 4. FIFA 2010 Top GoalscorersFour players finished as joint top goalscorers at the 2010 FIFA World CupFinals with 5 goals each:1. David Villa from Spain2. Diego Forlan from Uruguay3. Thomas Muller from Germany4. Wesley Sneijder from NetherlandsFIFA World Cup Finals South Africa 2010 Goalscorers Table
  5. 5. Tony Brown from West Bromwich Albion RecordTony Brown was West Bromwich Albion last player to finish a season as the Top Flightshighest goalscorer.In season 1970-71 he scored 28 goals in the old First Division.Top Flight Highest Goalscorers Season by Season 1888-89 to 2010-11
  6. 6. Ernst Willimowski FIFA RecordErnst Willimowski of Poland holds the unfortunate record of being the only player toscore four goals in a FIFA World Cup Finals match, yet still be on the losing team.Poland lost 5-6 to Brazil in France 1938.FIFA World Cup Finals 1938 France
  7. 7. David Silva Euro 2012 Combined Goals & AssistsSpains David Silva finished the Euro 2012 Finals with the most combined goals &assists. In total two goals and three assists for a combined total of five.UEFA Euro 2012 Finals
  8. 8. Swindon Town 100 Goal Conceded RecordSwindon Town conceded the most goals in a Premier League Season.They conceded 100 goals in season 1993-94.Premier League Goal Statistics from 1992-93 to 2010-11.
  9. 9. Clubs that Scored the Most Goals For EnglandThe three clubs whose players scored the most goals for the England National Team from1872 to March 2013 are:1. Manchester United with 203 goals for England2. Tottenham Hotspur with 191 goals for England3. Liverpool with 140 goals for England England Goals by Club Affiliation 1872-2013
  10. 10. English Player Who Scored Most Goals in Scottish Premier LeagueOf all the English players who played in the Scottish Premier League Chris Sutton is theEnglish player who scored the most goals in the Scottish Premier League from 1998-99 onwards Chris scored 63 goals with Celtic. Scottish Premier League Top Goalscorers 1998-99 to 2010-11
  11. 11. Players with Five Goals in a Premier League MatchFour players scored 5 goals in a Premier League match as of March 2013:1. Andy Cole (Manchester United v Ipswich Town, March 1995)2. Alan Shearer (Newcastle United v Sheffield Wednesday, September 1999)3. Jermain Defoe (Tottenham Hotspur v Wigan Athletic, November 2009)4. Dimitar Berbatov (Manchester United v Blackburn Rovers, November 2010) Premier League Hat-Tricks
  12. 12. Test Your Football Knowledge with My Football Facts & Stats Question of the Day